"Mister Johnson is a novel by Joyce Cary"
Commemorative plaque at Bank Place, Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeCommemorative plaque at Bank Place, Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland - Credit: Kenneth Allen

 Joyce Cary (1888-1957) was an Anglo-Irish novelist whose full name was Arthur Joyce Lunel Cary.

He wrote a large number of novels between the 1930s and 1950s, and won  the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in 1941 for his novel A House of Children.

Mister Johnson, which is set in colonial Nigeria, was published in 1939.

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